AERC Symposium


Using Science to Balance Society's Needs for Water,
Agriculture, and Ecosystems

Location: Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian
Thursday, October 14, 2010, 12:30 - 4:30 pm

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12:25 - 12:30
Dr. Lucinda Johnson
, President AERC, Welcome and introduction


12:35 - 1:20
Dr. Mark R. Walbridge
(U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service): “Water and Agriculture - Sustainable Production Systems that Protect and Enhance our Environment


1:20 - 2:05
Dr. Cliff Dahm
(Delta Stewardship Council and University of New Mexico):  “Trying to Balance Water for Food Production, Cities, and the Environment in the California Delta


2:05 - 2:50
Dr. Carol Couch
(University of Georgia):  “Policies for Managing Urban and Agricultural Water Use Conflicts under Regulated Riparian Legal Systems

  2:50 - 3:35
Mr. Paul Faeth
(Center for Naval Analyses [CNA]): “Role of Water in National Security Policies


3:35 - 4:30
Funding Opportunities